14 January, 2011
The Tata Motors Group global wholesales, including Jaguar Land Rover, were 90,294 nos. in December 2010, a growth of 21% over December 2009. Cumulative sales for the fiscal (April 2010 – December 2010) are 768,834 higher by 29% compared to the corresponding period in 2009-10.
Global sales of all commercial vehicles – Tata, Tata Daewoo and the Tata Hispano Carrocera range — were 48,168 nos. in December 2010, a growth of 29%. Cumulative sales for the fiscal are 362,677 nos., a growth of 29%.
Global sales of all passenger vehicles were 42,126 nos. in December 2010, higher by 13%. Cumulative sales for the fiscal are 406,157 nos., a growth of 30%.
Global sales of Jaguar Land Rover in December 2010 were 21,353 vehicles, higher by 1%. Jaguar sales for the month were 4,332 nos., lower by 10%, while Land Rover sales were 17,021 nos., higher by 4%. Cumulative sales of Jaguar Land Rover for the fiscal are 175,442 nos., higher by 28%. Cumulative sales of Jaguar are 42,952 nos., higher by 18%, while cumulative sales of Land Rover are 132,490 nos., higher by 32%.
Global sales of Tata passenger vehicles and the distribution offtake in India of Fiat cars were 20,773 nos. for the month, higher by 28%. Cumulative sales for the fiscal are 230,715 nos., a growth of 31%.
About Tata Motors
Tata Motors is India’s largest automobile company, with consolidated revenues of Rs. 92,519 crores ($ 20 billion) in 2009-10. Through subsidiaries and associate companies, Tata Motors has operations in the UK, South Korea, Thailand and Spain. Among them is Jaguar Land Rover, the business comprising the two iconic British brands. It also has an industrial joint venture with Fiat in India. With over 5.9 million Tata vehicles plying in India, Tata Motors is the country’s market leader in commercial vehicles and among the top three in passenger vehicles. It is also the world’s fourth largest truck manufacturer and the second largest bus manufacturer. Tata cars, buses and trucks are being marketed in several countries in Europe, Africa, the Middle East, South Asia, South East Asia and South America. (www.tatamotors.com)